This email with the subject "Fw: FOR YOUR ATTENTION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 27 Mar 2009 20:50:47 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Pete Cursi" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
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From: RICHARD SMITH
Sent: Friday, March 27, 2009 5:15 AM
Subject: FOR YOUR ATTENTION
Dear Valued friend,
I am an Account Officer ,My name is Fred Wakama,a Banker. I am the personal Account Manager to ,National of your country, who used to work with an Oil servicing Firm in Nigeria. my client On April 21, 2005 my client, was involved in a car accident All occupants of the vehicle unfortunately lost their lives.Since then I have made several inquiries to your embassy to locate any of my client's extended Relatives, this has also proved unsuccessful. After these several unsuccessful attempts, I decided to trace his last name over the Internet, to locate any member of his family hence I contacted you.
I have contacted you to assist in repatriating the money and property left behind by my client before they Get confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank where this huge deposits were lodged, particularly . Where the deceased had an account Valued at about ($10 million us dollars) has Issued me a notice to provide the next of kin Or have the account confiscated within the next ten official working days. Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for over 3 years now.
I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin of the deceased so that this account valued at ($ 10 million us dollars) can be paid to you . The sharing modality is till open and negociatable. An attorney will be contracted to help revalidate and notarize all the necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make. All I require is your honest cooperation to enable us see this deal through. I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. Please get in touch with me bymy email.